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Dissolve Subassembly in a BOM Table Example (C#)

This example shows how to dissolve and restore a subassembly in a BOM table.

// Preconditions:
// 1. Open install_dir\samples\tutorial\assemblyvisualize\food_processor.sldasm.
// 2. Select File > Make Drawing from Assembly.
// 3. Click OK.
// 4. Drag one or more views onto the drawing.
// 5. Ensure that the specified template exists.

// Postconditions:
// 1. Inserts an indented BOM table in the drawing.
// 2. Dissolves the blade shaft subassembly.
3. After the macro stops, press F5 to restore the blade
//    shaft subassembly.

// NOTE: Because this document is used by a SOLIDWORKS
// online tutorial, do not save any changes when
// closing it.
using Microsoft.VisualBasic;
using System;
using System.Collections;
using System.Collections.Generic;
using System.Data;
using System.Diagnostics;
using SolidWorks.Interop.sldworks;
using SolidWorks.Interop.swconst;
using System.Runtime.InteropServices;
namespace DissolveBOMItem_CSharp.csproj
partial class SolidWorksMacro

ModelDoc2 Part;
ModelDocExtension swModelDocExt;
DrawingDoc swDrawing;
View swView;
bool boolstatus;
BomTableAnnotation swBOMAnnotation;
int AnchorType;
int BomType;
string Configuration;

string TableTemplate;

public void Main()
            Part = (
            swDrawing = (
            swModelDocExt = Part.Extension;
            boolstatus = swDrawing.ActivateView(
"Drawing View1");
            swView = (

            AnchorType = (
            BomType = (
            TableTemplate =
"C:\\Program Files\\SOLIDWORKS Corp\\SOLIDWORKS\\lang\\english\\bom-standard.sldbomtbt";
            Configuration =
            swBOMAnnotation = swView.InsertBomTable4(
false, 0.4, 0.3, AnchorType, BomType, Configuration, TableTemplate, false, (int)swNumberingType_e.swNumberingType_Detailed, true);

//Dissolve blade shaft subassembly
            boolstatus = swBOMAnnotation.Dissolve(8);
//Restore blade shaft subassembly
            boolstatus = swBOMAnnotation.RestoreRestructuredComponents(0);


public SldWorks swApp;




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